This page has information on citation managers, which allow you to save your references, organize them into folders and generate bibliographies. These tools will help you keep track of the numerous articles and other resources you're using for your projects.
Citation managers will also help you properly cite your references when you're using other people's ideas and research in your own paper. Check the USC Libraries' APA Guides for additional information.
This chart compares RefWorks, Mendeley and Zotero and helps you consider what you need in a citation manager.
There are a lot of options for managing your citations. All of the tools below provide similar functionality:
Each tool offers some unique features which may help you decide which one is right for you.
How to choose: There is no right answer, it is just a matter of preference: which features and interface you like which one addresses your needs.You might consider asking other students and faculty studying and teaching in Education which one they use.
If you have never used RefWorks before, start by checking our RefWorks Guide which provides step by step instructions.